Monthly Archives: December 2014

Happy New Year

Takk for det gamle/Thank you for the old one, we say to each other when the new year approaches in Norway! It is a good custom, in my opinion to thank friends and family for making the year richer, and … Continue reading

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Curvy Check Cowl Pattern Released

I am finally ready to release the Curvy Check Cowl and Wrist Warmers in English in my Ravelry store. Above it is gorgeously worn by dancer Francesca Golfetto, beautifully styled by Line Sekkingstad, and brilliantly photographed by Kim Müller. The Norwegian pattern was … Continue reading

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Christmas is Here

I cannot believe how quickly Christmas approached this year. I had plenty of time to buy Christmas presents, not! Yesterday was Lille Juleaften/Little Christmas Eve, and I did my last present shopping. I have been in my own little world … Continue reading

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Design in Progress: Sculpted Frost Coat

I love the frost flower lace pattern with its lattice panels and want to create a a-line coat with lattice panels on the sleeves and the frost flower pattern on the back and the fronts. It is a design that … Continue reading

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Kaja Gjedebo Jewelry

Last Saturday I went to an event called Christmas at the Artist Dwellings located at the suburb of Bøler, close to the border to Marka – the forest that surrounds Oslo – where 12 artists in the fields of graphic, … Continue reading

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Julie Skarland Exhibition

Paris – New Dehli – Oslo, is the subtitle of this magnificent exhibition at Kunstindustri-museet/Museum of Decorative Arts and Design in Oslo, on to 1st of February 2015. Here is the introduction to Julie Skarland – photographed in a tulle dress with sneakers … Continue reading

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Magpies, Homebodies, and Nomads by Cirilia Rose

A magnificent title that conveys the three parts of a knitter’s personality; we collect like magpies, we sometimes prefer the quiet of our own perch like any homebody but we also venture into the world to meet friends and gather … Continue reading

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The Moon From Our Terrace

My husband took this brilliant photo of the moon from our terrace at Bekkelaget in Oslo, a month ago. I love the spectacular atmosphere he has captured and wanted to share it. We have a view of the fjord, people … Continue reading

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Carla Coat Pattern Released

I am proud to announce that the test knit of the Carla Coat is finished, hence the English pattern is now available in my Ravelry Store with video links and a detailed schematic. You can see all the different versions and the … Continue reading

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